All lectures are held at 6:30 PM at the OAG House auditorium (the German Cultural Center) unless otherwise noted.
Officers and Councilors
January 25 (Mon) (Annual General Meeting precedes the lecture)
"Over a Century of Japonisme: Anything New?"
Professor Marie-Therese Barrett
February 22 (Mon)
"My Silk Journey"
Rev. Gaston Petit, O.S.D.
March 15 (Mon)
"Projections on the Map: Romantic Constructions of the Orient"
Professor Stephen Prickett
April 19 (Mon)
"Exploring Beijing's Ancient Buddhist Sites to Discover Today's China"
(illustrated with slides)
Mrs. Virginia Anami
May 17 (Mon)
"Junichiro Tanizaki Meets Thomas Hardy"
Professor Joseph S. O'Leary
June 14 (Mon)
"Ando Shoeki and Herbert Norman: a Common Link with Nature (but which Nature)?"
Dr. Jacques Joly
September 20 (Mon)
"George Sampson and His Tokyo Friends, 1903-1947"
Prof. Ian Nish
October 18 (Mon)
"Yoshio Markino: A Japanese Artist in London" (illustrated with slides)
Dr. Carmen Blacker
November 15 (Mon)
"Sharawadgi: The Japanese Source of Romanticism"
Dr. Ciaran Murray
December 13 (Mon)
"The Japanese and African Americans"
Mr. David Wright